One UN Data Portal

World Meteorological Organisation (WMO)

Key words:

integrated data, data sharing, open source

Goal of the Activity:

Develop, with partners, the SDG6 data portal further into the “Global Data Portal for Water” - an interface providing unified access to all UN and national physical water data holdings. This will significantly increase Member's capabilities to guarantee better planning and decision making.

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Name of Focal Point

Johannes Cullmann
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Email of Focal Point

jcullmann@wmo.int

Overview

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Activity Outcomes

1) Provide a list of all UN data and information portals 2) Design one integrated entry point for the different portals 3) Link data through open source software (contingent upon data owners’ authorization) 4) Describe and support the provision of services based on a unified data portal and highlight their benefits
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Estimated Activity Milestones

Present a prototype for WMO Congress in 2021
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Current Partners

Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO)
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Desired Key Capabilities of New Partners

Data and information sharing